Smart Grids Market Summary – France

Bird & Bird continues its series of smart grids market summaries, this time focusing on France. The summary looks at:

  • The market today: including plans to replace 35 million traditional electricity meters with smart meters over the next 6 years.
  • Looking ahead: including plans to reform current regulations and develop a skilled labour pool to aid the development of smart grids.
  • What to watch: including aiming to create 10,000 new jobs in the smart grids sector by 2020.

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